PROFESSIONAL PRACTICUM B

PTY5PPB

2018

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

This subject is a clinical practicum in which students are in supervised clinical practice 4 days per week for 5 weeks plus prescribed independent learning (total subject hours 160). Students will undertake this clinical practicum in different healthcare agencies throughout Victoria and Interstate. Clinical practicums are supervised by registered physiotherapists and may be organised outside normal teaching weeks. Students will develop specific competencies in the assessment of clients'/patients' problems and needs, the analysis of assessment findings, the formulation of short and long term goals and the development, implementation and evaluation of intervention plans. Students at this level will apply specialised knowledge, cognitive and technical skills to demonstrate autonomy, expert judgement, adaptability and responsibility as a learner.

SchoolSchool of Allied Health

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorCasey Peiris

Available to Study Abroad StudentsNo

Subject year levelYear Level 5 - Masters

Exchange StudentsNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites Must have passed PTY4MUP, PTY4NEP, PTY4CAP, PTY4PCP and be enrolled in one of the following courses: HZHSPP, HZHSPB - Bachelor of Health Sciences and Master of Physiotherapy Practice, HZPHPP, HZPHPB - Bachelor of Applied Science and Master of Physiotherapy Practice or HMPYP, HMPTP, HMPTPB, HMPYPB - Master of Physiotherapy Practice.

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

01. Demonstrate professional behaviour appropriate to at least the minimum standard expected for a beginner/entry level physiotherapist.

Activities:
Clinical Assessment Assessment of Physiotherapy Practice Tool - items 1, 2, 3, 4

02. Communicate effectively and appropriately with clients, carers, family and health professional colleagues to at least the minimum standard expected for a beginner/entry level physiotherapist.

Activities:
Clinical Assessment Assessment of Physiotherapy Practice Tool - items 5, 6

03. Conduct a sensitive and case specific client interview to at least the minimum standard expected for a beginner/entry level physiotherapist.

Activities:
Clinical Assessment Assessment of Physiotherapy Practice Tool - items 7

04. Perform a safe, systematic, efficient and accurate physical assessment.

Activities:
Clinical Assessment Assessment of Physiotherapy Practice Tool - items 8, 9, 19, 20

05. Using an evidence based approach, analyse and interpret assessment findings accurately to identify client's problems and set realistic short and long terms goals.

Activities:
Clinical Assessment Assessment of Physiotherapy Practice Tool items 10, 11, 12, 19

06. Using an evidence based approach, Select, Perform, Monitor and Progress interventions safely and appropriately in collaboration with the client.

Activities:
Clinical Assessment Assessment of Physiotherapy Practice Tool - items 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 19, 20

07. Undertakes discharge planning to address client and carer's needs for ongoing care.

Activities:
Clinical Assessment Assessment of Physiotherapy Practice Tool - item 18, 19

08. Is an effective educator/health promoter with client's and caregivers.

Activities:
Clinical Assessment Assessment of Physiotherapy Practice Tool - item 15

Subject options

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Bendigo, 2018, Week 04-12, Off Campus

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRachael McAleer

Class requirements

Placement - Off Site
One 20.0 days placement - off site per study period on weekdays and delivered via face-to-face.
"Students undertake 5 weeks of placement (4 days per week equivalent to 160 hours."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Continuous clinical assessment using the National Assessment of Physiotherapy Practice (APP) tool.100 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08

Bendigo, 2018, Week 15-20, Off Campus

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRachael McAleer

Class requirements

Placement - Off Site
One 20.0 days placement - off site per study period on weekdays and delivered via face-to-face.
"Students undertake 5 weeks of placement (4 days per week equivalent to 160 hours."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Continuous clinical assessment using the National Assessment of Physiotherapy Practice (APP) tool.100 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08

Bendigo, 2018, Week 45-51, Off Campus

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRachael McAleer

Class requirements

Placement - Off Site
One 20.0 days placement - off site per study period on weekdays and delivered via face-to-face.
"Students undertake 5 weeks of placement (4 days per week equivalent to 160 hours."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Continuous clinical assessment using the National Assessment of Physiotherapy Practice (APP) tool.100 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08

Bendigo, 2018, Week 40-44, Off Campus

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRachael McAleer

Class requirements

Placement - Off Site
One 20.0 days placement - off site per study period on weekdays and delivered via face-to-face.
"Students undertake 5 weeks of placement (4 days per week equivalent to 160 hours."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Continuous clinical assessment using the National Assessment of Physiotherapy Practice (APP) tool.100 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08

Bendigo, 2018, Week 35-39, Off Campus

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRachael McAleer

Class requirements

Placement - Off Site
One 20.0 days placement - off site per study period on weekdays and delivered via face-to-face.
"Students undertake 5 weeks of placement (4 days per week equivalent to 160 hours."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Continuous clinical assessment using the National Assessment of Physiotherapy Practice (APP) tool.100 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08

Bendigo, 2018, Week 30-34, Off Campus

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRachael McAleer

Class requirements

Placement - Off Site
One 20.0 days placement - off site per study period on weekdays and delivered via face-to-face.
"Students undertake 5 weeks of placement (4 days per week equivalent to 160 hours."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Continuous clinical assessment using the National Assessment of Physiotherapy Practice (APP) tool.100 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08

Bendigo, 2018, Week 25-29, Off Campus

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRachael McAleer

Class requirements

Placement - Off Site
One 20.0 days placement - off site per study period on weekdays and delivered via face-to-face.
"Students undertake 5 weeks of placement (4 days per week equivalent to 160 hours."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Continuous clinical assessment using the National Assessment of Physiotherapy Practice (APP) tool.100 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08

Bendigo, 2018, Week 20-24, Off Campus

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRachael McAleer

Class requirements

Placement - Off Site
One 20.0 days placement - off site per study period on weekdays and delivered via face-to-face.
"Students undertake 5 weeks of placement (4 days per week equivalent to 160 hours."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Continuous clinical assessment using the National Assessment of Physiotherapy Practice (APP) tool.100 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08

Bendigo, 2018, Week 10-14, Off Campus

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRachael McAleer

Class requirements

Placement - Off Site
One 20.0 days placement - off site per study period on weekdays and delivered via face-to-face.
"Students undertake 5 weeks of placement (4 days per week equivalent to 160 hours."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Continuous clinical assessment using the National Assessment of Physiotherapy Practice (APP) tool.100 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08

Melbourne, 2018, Week 04-12, Off Campus

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorCasey Peiris

Class requirements

Placement - Off Site
One 20.0 days placement - off site per study period on weekdays and delivered via face-to-face.
"Students undertake 5 weeks of placement (4 days per week equivalent to 160 hours."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Continuous clinical assessment using the National Assessment of Physiotherapy Practice (APP) tool.100 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08

Melbourne, 2018, Week 15-20, Off Campus

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorCasey Peiris

Class requirements

Placement - Off Site
One 20.0 days placement - off site per study period on weekdays and delivered via face-to-face.
"Students undertake 5 weeks of placement (4 days per week equivalent to 160 hours."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Continuous clinical assessment using the National Assessment of Physiotherapy Practice (APP) tool.100 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08

Melbourne, 2018, Week 45-51, Off Campus

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorCasey Peiris

Class requirements

Placement - Off Site
One 20.0 days placement - off site per study period on weekdays and delivered via face-to-face.
"Students undertake 5 weeks of placement (4 days per week equivalent to 160 hours."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Continuous clinical assessment using the National Assessment of Physiotherapy Practice (APP) tool.100 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08

Melbourne, 2018, Week 40-44, Off Campus

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorCasey Peiris

Class requirements

Placement - Off Site
One 20.0 days placement - off site per study period on weekdays and delivered via face-to-face.
"Students undertake 5 weeks of placement (4 days per week equivalent to 160 hours."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Continuous clinical assessment using the National Assessment of Physiotherapy Practice (APP) tool.100 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08

Melbourne, 2018, Week 35-39, Off Campus

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorCasey Peiris

Class requirements

Placement - Off Site
One 20.0 days placement - off site per study period on weekdays and delivered via face-to-face.
"Students undertake 5 weeks of placement (4 days per week equivalent to 160 hours."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Continuous clinical assessment using the National Assessment of Physiotherapy Practice (APP) tool.100 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08

Melbourne, 2018, Week 30-34, Off Campus

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorCasey Peiris

Class requirements

Placement - Off Site
One 20.0 days placement - off site per study period on weekdays and delivered via face-to-face.
"Students undertake 5 weeks of placement (4 days per week equivalent to 160 hours."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Continuous clinical assessment using the National Assessment of Physiotherapy Practice (APP) tool.100 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08

Melbourne, 2018, Week 25-29, Off Campus

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorCasey Peiris

Class requirements

Placement - Off Site
One 20.0 days placement - off site per study period on weekdays and delivered via face-to-face.
"Students undertake 5 weeks of placement (4 days per week equivalent to 160 hours."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Continuous clinical assessment using the National Assessment of Physiotherapy Practice (APP) tool.100 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08

Melbourne, 2018, Week 20-24, Off Campus

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorCasey Peiris

Class requirements

Placement - Off Site
One 20.0 days placement - off site per study period on weekdays and delivered via face-to-face.
"Students undertake 5 weeks of placement (4 days per week equivalent to 160 hours."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Continuous clinical assessment using the National Assessment of Physiotherapy Practice (APP) tool.100 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08

Melbourne, 2018, Week 10-14, Off Campus

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorCasey Peiris

Class requirements

Placement - Off Site
One 20.0 days placement - off site per study period on weekdays and delivered via face-to-face.
"Students undertake 5 weeks of placement (4 days per week equivalent to 160 hours."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Continuous clinical assessment using the National Assessment of Physiotherapy Practice (APP) tool.100 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08